Hundreds stranded at Lagos airport over strike

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Murtala Mohammed International Airport
Exterior view of the Murtala Mohammed International Airport in Nigeria’s commercial capital Lagos. FILE PHOTO | NMG 

Hundreds of passengers were Wednesday stranded at the domestic terminal of the Murtala Muhammed Airport 2 (MMA2) in Lagos following a strike by the unionisable aviation workers.
The passengers were caught by surprise by the shutdown at the airport over the sacking of union members by the Bi-Courtney Aviation Services Limited (BASL), which runs the facility.

The unions involved in the shutdown are Air Transport Services Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (ATSSSAN), the National Union of Air Transport Employees (NUATE) and the National Association of Aircraft…


Source – Business Daily